17 Geek Conventions You Must Attend Before You Die

17 Geek Conventions You Must Attend Before You Die

UPDATE [07/31/2015]: 2015 and 2016 dates, locations, and pricing. Also check out the new comic added below. Thanks to your excellent feedback on this article, …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on July 31, 2015
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A Gamer’s Guide to Atlanta – The Gaming Capital of the World

Although it’s been a topic of much debate, Atlanta, GA tops the charts as the Number 1 place to go if you’re a gamer. While …

Posted by Taylor Stein on July 24, 2015
Gamify Your Life – The Ultimate Guide to Personal Electric Vehicles

Gamify Your Life – The Ultimate Guide to Personal Electric Vehicles

If you’re the observant type, you may have noticed a slight shift recently in the way people commute in the big cities (I didn’t, someone …

Posted by Krista Lofgren on July 20, 2015
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Gamify Your Life: Drones – The Racing Game of the Future

You’ve spent months training, perfecting your aircraft, building it piece by piece and hand-picking each part to give you an edge over the competition. It’s …

Posted by Jessica Chappell on June 29, 2015
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Toilet Time Wasters: Make the Most of Your Bathroom Game Time

Have you ever heard of the phrase, “The kitchen is the heart of the home”? As an unapologetic food snob, I completely understand the importance …

Posted by Taylor Stein on June 5, 2015
Game of Thrones: Apple Watch Edition

Game of Thrones: Apple Watch Edition

Have you ever wondered which Apple Watch your favorite Game of Thrones character wears? Well, query no more! For I’ve created this handy guide just …

Posted by Jessica Chappell on May 21, 2015
Where to Find Video Games in Hawaii: Maui

Where to Find Video Games in Hawaii: Maui

Maui is known for its outdoor vacation escapes and less as a video game destination. But let’s face it: we can only spend so many …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on May 19, 2015
3 Tools to Make You A Happier and Healthier Gamer

3 Tools to Make You A Happier and Healthier Gamer

Here on the BFG Blog we’ve been talking about how games themselves can be healthy for the mind and body. For example, a game that …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on March 27, 2015
10 International Video Game Conventions You Must Attend Before You Die

10 International Video Game Conventions You Must Attend Before You Die

Penny Arcade Expo AUS (PAX) Location: Melbourne, AUS Dates: October 30 – November 1, 2015 Penny Arcade Expo, arguably the most important video game convention …

Posted by Krista Lofgren on March 16, 2015
Learn Better, Faster, and Stronger By Playing Video Games

Learn Better, Faster, and Stronger By Playing Video Games

The amount of time we spend playing video games every day is on the rise: between 2008 and 2013, our daily game consumption increased 28% …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on March 9, 2015
Top 5 Gaming Headsets Under $100

Top 5 Gaming Headsets Under $100

So, you want a headset for gaming, but have run into a common complication: life is expensive. Gas costs money, food costs money, rent costs …

Posted by Jacob St. Martin on February 18, 2015
University Projects: The Future of Video Games

University Projects: The Future of Video Games

Attention college-bound seniors! You’ve very likely sent in your last application and are now spending time stressing over acceptances, finances, and that pesky thing called …

Posted by Krista Lofgren on February 3, 2015